Examples of relieved in a Sentence
I was relieved to hear that you're feeling better.
He was greeted at the door by his much relieved mother.
Recent Examples of relieved from the Web
In the wake of the incidents, the commander of Destroyer Squadron 15, to which both destroyers belonged, the commander of the task force, and the commander of the 7th Fleet were all relieved.
The homeowner was very relieved that [her] uninvited guest was set free.
The students were very relieved to know that they aren't expected to already know how to cook.
Dan Mullan/GettyImages Andre Ayew's flicked header was comfortably held by Fabianski as the home outfit tried to impact proceedings, and the watching crowd were relieved to hear the half-time whistle after a low-key first 45.
On the other hand, for those who feel relieved or happy after ending a relationship, there’s unlikely to be a negative effect on immune function, Sbarra adds.
In the meantime most actresses would feel relieved to have shucked off that Edwardian finery.
Looking back over the past three years, Christian sounds relieved.
Los Angeles led 3-1 with runners on first and second and none out in the sixth when Carl Edwards Jr. -- erratic in the playoffs after a strong season -- relieved Hendricks and walked Austin Barnes with one out.
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